Visa

Staff Design Engineer

Visa

July 22, 2021

Company Description
As the world's leader in digital payments technology, Visa's mission is to connect the world through the most creative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses, and economies to thrive. Our advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's dedication to innovation drives the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and fuels the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying our brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.
At Visa, your individuality fits right in. Working here gives you an opportunity to impact the world, invest in your career growth, and be part of an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are a global team of disruptors, trailblazers, innovators and risk-takers who are helping drive economic growth in even the most remote parts of the world, creatively moving the industry forward, and doing meaningful work that brings financial literacy and digital commerce to millions of unbanked and underserved consumers.
You're an Individual. We're the team for you. Together, let's transform the way the world pays.
Job Description
Visa Design Engineering is looking for a Staff Design Engineer to join our team. We believe that great design has the ability to engage and inspire users and we strive to rethink and redefine how users interact with our applications and products. All of our team members are strategic thinkers and conceptual problem solvers who make every design decision an informed one. We value hard work, accountability and collaboration and look for proven skills over big egos. Our team excels in working together and recognizing individual strengths and values each contributor as a key factor in successfully delivering a project. If you understand “Yes, and” over No, this is the team for you.
In this role, you will work closely with UX designers, software engineers and product owners to build pixel perfect layouts, user interface components, and single page applications for a variety of mobile applications using Flutter, our main framework of choice. You will work on a very agile team and be expected to context shift quickly between projects.
Role responsibilities include:
  • Build engaging, usable, and accessible UI applications/components/code libraries for mobile using Flutter/Dart and technical notes
  • Analyze existing software for Usability and Accessibility issues and provide recommendations for improvement
  • Work with a diverse team of product owners, UX designers, and developers in a fast-paced environment, with quick iterative cycles
  • Keep up to date with the latest trends in mobile engineering and introduce them into projects when appropriate
  • Fielding inquiries and requests for support from stakeholders
  • Work with Visa UX leadership team to attract, build, and maintain an engaged team of UX professionals across the globe

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • 4 years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 0 years of work experience with a PhD degree


Preferred Qualifications

  • 6+ years of work experience and a bachelor’s degree in Design, CS, MIS, UX or equivalent experience or 3 years of work experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g., Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 2 years of experience with a PhD
  • Experience working in payments industry

Additional Information

Essential Qualifications

  • Kotlin/Java/Swift/Dart (Required)
  • Experience with modern mobile app platforms like Flutter or native Android/iOS SDKs
  • Experience implementing pixel perfect layouts and UI components for native mobile
  • Experience building mobile applications that consume REST services
  • Understanding of UX and the design techniques and principals involved in the production of conceptual prototypes, wireframes, and mobile prototypes
  • Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills (Required)
  • Ability to work independently and manage one’s time (Required)
  • Mobile application architecture (Required)
  • Mobile platform standards and accessibility best practices (Required)
  • Ability to analyze written requirements and visually conceptualize the user interface and application flows (Required)
  • Knowledge of Adobe/InVision/Sketch/Figma products
  • Mobile animation principles (Required)


Additional Information

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.
Travel Requirements
This position requires the incumbent to travel for work less than 10% of the time.
Physical Requirements
This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers, reach with hands and arms, and bend or lift up to 25 pounds.
Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.